Bourne, Russell. ed. The Smithsonian Book of Invention, New York, 1978.

Eaton, John P. and Charles A. Haas. Falling Star. New York, 1990.

Holland, Julian. Trains. Italy, 1998.

Reed, Robert C. Train Wrecks, A Pictorial History of Accidents on the Main Line. New York, 1968.

Trachtenberg, Alan. The Incorporation of America. New York, 1982.

White, John H. Jr. Early American Locomotives. New York, 1972.



Schmidt, F.A. The Great Explosion, Tragedy stalks the roundhouse of the Southern Pacific. Monograph. Institute of Texan Cultures, not dated.


Newspapers and Periodicals

San Antonio Express, 1911-1912.

San Antonio Light, 1911-1912.

The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 1998.


Government Records

Journal of the City Council Meetings, 1912. City of San Antonio, Texas.

Records of the District Courts, 1912, District Clerk, Bexar County, Texas.

Photographs (modern) and Map

University of Texas at San Antonio, Sanborn Map Collection.

San Antonio, Texas, L. B. Tucker Photographic(private)Collection.